|Pacific Trade and Longshoring work c 1920s - Shaping San Francisco|
silent footage from the Prelinger Archive, edited to focus on the parts about Pacific Trade and the footage of longshoring, probably from the 1920s.
Keywords: Globalization; world trade; San Francisco; longshoring; dockers; piers; shipping; bananas; copra; hemp
|Panama-Pacific International Exposition|
panoramic view of the PPIE on San Francisco's northern edge, 1915, as broadcast in a 1930s newsreel.
Keywords: PPIE; World's Fairs; Marina District
Downloads: 3,512 (1 review)
|Pelicans on the Bay - Chris Carlsson|
Pelicans soar across the water in front of the San Francisco skyline.
Keywords: pelicans; SF Bay; waterfront
|Peter Berg on One Percent Free - Shaping San Francisco|
Peter Berg, an original San Francisco Digger, describes how their ubiquitous poster image called "1% Free" came to be, detailing the origin of the photo, the soruce of 1% in the Hells Angels at the time, and the production and distribution of the poster itself.
Keywords: Diggers; Peter Berg; 1% Free; Free; Hells Angels; Chinatown; Arnold Genthe
|Pickups at Finocchio's - Chris Carlsson|
Harry Hay describes the pickup scene at the North Beach bar Finocchio's in the early 1930s.
Keywords: Harry Hay; Finocchio's; gay dating
Downloads: 3,101 (1 review)
|Pie Fight 1969 - Christian Bruno and Sam Green|
The 1969 San Francisco International Film Festival opens on the steps of City Hall, but is unexpectedly attacked by independent filmmakers with pies. This footage was long-lost and then found and made into a movie in the late 1990s.
Keywords: Film Festival; 1969; Pie Fight
Downloads: 8,891 (3 reviews)
Footage taken about a month after the massive earthquake and fire of 1906.
Keywords: Earthquake; Fire; 1906
Downloads: 14,445 (5 reviews)
|Powell Street scenes c 1920s - Shaping San Francisco|
edited from silent footage from the Prelinger Archive to collect the images of Powell Street cable car turnaround and some shots going up and down Powell too.
Keywords: Powell Street; cable cars; 1920s
|Preparedness Day cartoon|
Animation dramatizing the choice between "prosperity" and "anarchy, sedition, and lawlessness" in 1916
Keywords: Tom Mooney; Preparedness Day; bomb
Downloads: 6,559 (3 reviews)
|Processed World street vending|
Lucius Cabins, Helen Highwater and Linda Thomas hawking Processed World magazine at Market and Montgomery in the summer of 1982.
Keywords: Processed World; financial district; dissent
Downloads: 889 (1 review)